The victorious Auckland team after their title triumph, Auckland v Central Districts, State Championship final, Bert Sutcliffe Oval, April 10, 2009 © Getty Images

  • Apr 10, 2009

    Colin de Grandhomme and Gareth Hopkins got Auckland home with an unbeaten 84-run stand © Getty Images

  • Apr 10, 2009

    Colin de Grandhomme helped seal Auckland's title triumph © Getty Images

  • Apr 10, 2009

    Jacob Oram appeals © Getty Images

  • Apr 10, 2009

    Richard Jones gets hit on the visor © Getty Images

  • Apr 6, 2009

    Lance Shaw celebrates another wicket © Getty Images

  • Mar 30, 2009

    Gareth Hopkins is strong on the pull © Getty Images

  • Mar 30, 2009

    Jeet Raval scored a mammoth 256 for Auckland © Getty Images

  • Dec 15, 2008

    Neil Broom tucks it away to the on side © Getty Images

  • Dec 15, 2008

    Colin de Grandhomme is warned for bowling too many bouncers © Getty Images

  • Dec 15, 2008

    Tarun Nethula bowls for Auckland © Getty Images

  • Dec 13, 2008

    Aaron Redmond plays a textbook off drive during his half-century © Getty Images

  • Dec 13, 2008

    Craig Cumming swivels and pulls during his 105 © Getty Images

  • Dec 13, 2008

    Scott Styris carries his daughter © Getty Images

  • Nov 27, 2008

    Tim McIntosh drives on the up © Getty Images

  • Nov 27, 2008

    Graham Napier celebrates the dismissal of Scott Styris © Getty Images

  • Nov 26, 2008

    James Franklin looks for a run after playing the cut © Getty Images

  • Nov 26, 2008

    Luke Woodcock pulls during his hundred © Getty Images

  • Nov 26, 2008

    James Franklin raises his bat on completing his double ton © Getty Images